from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A form of involuntary muscular contraction that is more intense than fibrillation, consisting of simultaneous twitching of adjacent groups of muscle fibers.
- noun An arrangement of fasciculi.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state of being fasciculate.
- noun That which is fasciculated.
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- noun anatomy, muscles An involuntary
muscle twitch, usually localised and temporary.
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- noun muscular twitching of contiguous groups of muscle fibers
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They took a few years to completely disappear, although I'll still get a little fasciculation once every few months.
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Start in a speeding dave sinclair's age and exercise on the fasciculation with your settings bent, shoulders useful on the pent (secure your homes under a muscularity of furniture).
The more general systemic effects of a rattlesnake bite may manifest as nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, myokymia/fasciculation (the muscle ripple effect), perioral numbness (tissues around the mouth and the Novocain-like response), and a metallic taste.
During early development it promotes neurite outgrowth and fasciculation
L1-CAM, together with other members of the L1 subfamily, is critical for several early development processes like axon outgrowth, fasciculation, neuronal migration and survival
Increase in the percentage of long duration polyphasic motor units • Decrease in the number of motor units on maximum recruitment in weak muscle • Occasionally fibrillations are present and less commonly fasciculation may be observed5,86 3.
In a considered mestinon report, 20 compared lymphopenia, divided igg and igm levels, cmv infection, and a decreased voluntary fasciculation were noted in an lidocaine exposed to a care blurring 150 year azathioprine and 30 acneiform prednisone colloidal throughout pregnancy.
Intriguingly, NeuN+ and / or Map2+ neurons showed marked phenotypic defects on the glass surface, characterised by an absence of migration, and poor elaboration of processes and fasciculation among neuronal colonies as compared to REST-100 and REST / KD-50